SHC Aloha Primary Care Conference 2019
Last year’s Sharp HealthCare’s 2019 Primary Care Conference in Maui focused on various primary care subjects. We had 217 attendees of which 202 were physicians. 35% Sharp affiliated while 65% of attendees were from other entities within and outside of California including six Canadians and an attendee from South Korea.
As always, the conference was very well received and had many highlights. At the end of the conference Dr. Neil W. Treister’s announced his departure as chair of the Aloha Primary Care Conference and introduced Dr. Elan Hekier as the new chair of the committee. Elan Hekier, MD is a practicing pulmonologist and critical care physician at Sharp Rees-Stealy. Aside from being chair of the committee, Dr. Hekier serves as the Chief Medical Informatics and Innovation Officer at Sharp Rees-Stealy, trying to improve the EHR experience.
To watch a video about the SHC Aloha Primary Care Conference click here
SGH Pulmonary and Critical Care Symposium
The inaugural conference was engaging, relevant and impactful. The agenda highlighted a number of San Diego area experts who provided fast-paced and quick hitting presentations on a range of topics from pneumonia, lung cancer, and interventional radiology, to AVATS, pulmonary hypertension, lung transplant and vaping targeted at physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Physicians from Sharp Grossmont Hospital, University of San Diego Health and Scripps Health collaborated to create a memorable symposium with the support of the chairs, Kaveh Bagheri, MD and Ara Klijian, MD.
SEA May Breakfast Forum – Anna Hackenberg, MD
Save the date - May 13, 2020 from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Anna Hackenberg, MD, a Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group Urgent Care physician will be sharing her story and providing insight on the challenges and triumphs met by people living with a physical disability from her unique perspective as a person living with a spinal cord injury and a physician helping others. For those of you who may not be familiar with Dr. Hackenberg’s story check out the Sharp Documentary and prepare to join us as we learn how to support our peers, patients and community.
2020 Clinical Trials Day Research Showcase
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sharp Spectrum Auditorium, 8695 Spectrum Center Blvd., San Diego, CA 92123
Sharp HealthCare investigators will present their exciting research in a showcase format during Sharp HealthCare’s 2nd annual Clinical Trials Day celebration. The focus of the showcase is to present innovative research conducted at Sharp, increase awareness of Sharp’s Research capabilities and requirements, and improve community outreach to potential research participants. The showcase will include displays from Sharp research sites, Sharp research vendors, partners, CROs, pharmaceutical and device manufacturers, local biotech and life sciences representatives and more. To learn more or to register, click here.
SHC Perspectives on Glioblastoma
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Spectrum Auditorium
Dr. Liau is a Professor and the W. Eugene Stern Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and Co-Director of the UCLA Brain Tumor Center. She is the Principal Investigator and Director of the NCI-designated UCLA Brain Cancer SPORE (Specialized Program of Research Excellence). To register: https://sharp.cloud-cme.com/brain2020
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